Clive Davis Stars On 'The Legacy Of' App On Spotify


Legacy Recordings is proud to announce a brand-new series of playlists created by legendary music executive Clive Davis, appearing exclusively on "The Legacy Of" app on digital music subscription service Spotify. The creation of the playlists coincides with the publication of Davis' long-awaited autobiography, The Soundtrack Of My Life (Simon & Schuster).

Spotify users who navigate to "The Legacy Of" app will immediately see Clive as the Featured Artist, "The Record Industry's Most Innovative and Influential Executive." An imbedded Menu provides links to: Albums / Biography / Photos / Playlists / Discography. Users who go
to Playlists can seamlessly listen or subscribe to the six new playlists. Each playlist is populated by artists with whom Clive has worked during his extraordinary career at CBS Records (Columbia and Epic and Associated Labels), Arista Records (including LaFace and Bad
Boy), and since 2008 in his role as Chief Creative Officer for SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT. The app can be accessed by Spotify users here:

Clive's six playlists comprise: 1) The Soundtrack Of My Life, 2) Best of 2000s, 3) Best of 1990s, 4) Best of 1980s, 5) Best of 1970s, and 6) Best of 1960s.

The Soundtrack Of My Life playlist is unique because it not only presents artists from across all five decades (and all three of Clive's corporate affiliations), but it also provides an audio
commentary by Clive for 14 of the 20 selections. The Soundtrack Of My Life playlist on "The Legacy Of" app comprises:

1. "Piece of My Heart" by Janis Joplin + commentary
2. "Sounds of Silence" by Simon & Garfunkel + commentary
3. "Everyday People" by Sly and the Family Stone + commentary
4. "Blinded by the Light" by Bruce Springsteen + commentary
5. "Mandy" by Barry Manilow + commentary
6. "Don't Cry Out Loud" by Melissa Manchester + commentary
7. "All by Myself" by Eric Carmen + commentary
8. "Because the Night" by Patti Smith + commentary
9. "All Out of Love" by Air Supply + commentary
10. "Touch of Grey" by The Grateful Dead
11. "I'll Never Love this Way Again" by Dionne Warwick + commentary
12. "I Knew You Were Waiting For Me" by Aretha Franklin and George
Michael + commentary
12. "Smooth" by Carlos Santana featuring Rob Thomas + commentary
13. "Why" by Annie Lennox
14. "I Will Always Love You" by Whitney Houston
15. "Creep" by TLC
16. "Smooth" by Carlos Santana featuring Rob Thomas + commentary
17. "Falling" by Alicia Keys + commentary
18. "I'll Be Missing You" by Puff Daddy featuring Faith Evans
19. "Dance With My Father" by Luther Vandross + commentary
20. "Bleeding Love" by Leona Lewis